Vrabec families are mainly Croats and they are mostly from Zabok area , barely Slovenes (Osijek), and Czechs (Daruvar area). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and in Ivanec area.
About 810 people with faimily name Vrabec live in Croatia today, in 350 households. There were 990 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 20 percent. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 35 cities and 94 other places, mostly in Zagreb (140), Dugo Selo (40), Jakovlje in Zapresic area (35), Koprivnica (35), and in Voloder in Kutina area (35).